You can eat, eat, and eat, and no one will say a darn thing to you. And that means those incredible expandable-waist jeans are quickly becoming your new BFF during your pregnancy weight gain. But for those pregnant mamas who want to push everything in and tighten up, maternity Spanx are here to help. Instead, it pulls in any unflattering thigh and booty bulges. Your growing bump and the body changes that come with pregnancy are beautiful. Not only does it add extra width to the area, but it also means you can totally go commando.
Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Maternity Spanx
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Brides wear them to look their most willowy on their wedding day, voluptuous women use them to curb their curves and even men wear them to mute their muffin tops. But did you ever imagine they would be a tool for pregnant women to boost their bellies? Spanx by Sara Blakely has launched a series of supportive, sucking-in tights, panties and leggings geared to the maternity market. Mama Spanx maternity footless pantyhose and full-length pantyhose were introduced in the spring of The company launched a maternity version of its Power Panties called Power Mama in spring and recently launched a lower-priced collection called Assets Marvelous Mama at Target that includes maternity shapers, opaque tights and leggings. While support garments for pregnant women are nothing new — the Destination Maternity website has a whopping 30 varieties of support panties, belts, camis and shapers — discussing the Spanx options seems to bring up a more heated response.
My favorite thing about being pregnant is the socially acceptable stretchy waist pants you get to wear. I quickly discovered that my poppy seed sized bump did not yet merit such elastic goodness, but I knew all I had to do was wait. Cue the elastic goodness. I like my maternity pants pulled all the way up over my bump.